Atlético Madrid and Portugal ahead João Félix has joined Chelsea on mortgage till the top of the 2022/23 season, the English Premier League facet introduced on Wednesday.
“Chelsea is without doubt one of the nice groups on this planet and I hope to assist the crew attain their goals, so I’m very, very glad to be right here and really excited to play at Stamford Bridge,” Félix stated in a press release launched by the membership.
The 23-year-old made 131 appearances for Atlético, scoring 34 objectives after the La Liga crew signed him for $142 million (126 million euros) in 2019 – the fifth richest switch in soccer historical past on the time.
Félix has represented Portugal 28 occasions, scoring a purpose on the 2022 Qatar World Cup.
Félix arrives at Stamford Bridge with the Blues struggling in kind beneath coach Graham Potter and at present sitting in tenth within the Premier League.